Event Changed Due to Forecast

The "Networking and Raising Major Money" event with Jean McLaughlin has been postponed to Friday, January 19, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at DT's Blue Ridge Java in Spruce Pine.  The snow and cold forecast for Wednesday has caused the change.  Please call or email Susan Larson at 765-2652 or sjanelarson@gmail.com with any questions or to see if any spots have opened up because of the change.

Part of Snow Creek Road Closed

A major rock slide that occurred Friday, January 12th has closed Snow Creek Road in Mitchell County.  The slide is located in the section of Snow Creek that is near NC-80 on the Mitchell/Yancey County line.   According to the N.C. DOT, the road will be closed for the remainder of this week. 

New Spruce Pine Boil Water Advisory (Details)

Wednesday, January 17th 2018
Mountain Opportunity Center in Bakersville - Closed
Mitchell County JCPC meeting at 8am - Cancelled
Mitchell County Government Offices - 2 hour Delay
Yancey County Government Offices - Opening at 11am
Yancey Transportation Vans - Not Operating
Yancey Health Department - Opening at 11am
Roan View Child Development - Opening at 10am


Avery County Schools - Closed
Madison County Schools - Annual Leave Day for 10 month employees
Mayland Community College - Opening at 10am for Staff & Students
McDowell Tech - Closed for Day Classes
Mitchell County Schools - Teacher Work Day
Tri-County Christian School - Closed
UNC Asheville day classes - Cancelled
Yancey County Schools - Teacher Work Day